Consumers, Policy and the Environment A Tribute to Folke by Folke Ölander (auth.), Klaus G. Grunert, John Thøgersen

By Folke Ölander (auth.), Klaus G. Grunert, John Thøgersen (eds.)

The function of the shopper has replaced from looking the main pride from items and prone to reconciling intake with energetic citizenship, which hyperlinks intake to trendy social matters akin to environmental security, sound enterprise ethics, and reasonable operating stipulations. figuring out shoppers -- the best way they purchase items, the way in which they relate to questions of environmental value, and how they perform public coverage formula approaches –is of significant value to trendy society. during this e-book, eminent researchers study modern concerns regarding the sphere of shoppers, coverage, and the surroundings.

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Finally, we noted the country of residence of the article's first author. Table 1 provides evidence that, at least as indicated by articles appearing in JCP, there has been a marked shift toward the incorporation of environmental issues into discussions of consumer policy. Two-thirds of the thirty-seven environmental articles have appeared in the last nine years (1995-2003). The first authors ofthe thirtyseven contributions come from nine different countries, most notably Germany (1 1) and Denmark (7).

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